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Foreigners Act, 1946 Complete Act - Bare Act

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Act Info:
Preamble1 - THE FOREIGNERS ACT, 1946
Section1 - Short title and extent
Section2 - Definitions
Section3 - Power to make orders
Section3A - Power to exempt citizens of Commonwealth countries and other persons from application of Act in certain cases
Section4 - Internees
Section5 - Change of name
Section6 - Obligations of masters of vessels, etc
Section7 - Obligation of hotel keepers and others to furnish particulars
Section7A - Power to control places frequented by foreigners
Section8 - Determination of nationality
Section9 - Burden of proof
Section10 - Power to exempt from application of Act (Repealed)
Section11 - Power to give effect to orders, directions, etc
Section12 - Power to delegate authority
Section13 - Attempts, etc., to contravene the provisions of this Act, etc
Section14 - Penalty for contravention of provision of the Act, etc
Section14A - Penalty for entry in restricted areas, etc
Section14B - Penalty for using forged passport
Section14C - Penalty for abetment
Section15 - Protection to persons acting under this Act
Section16 - Application of other laws not barred
Section17 - Repeals

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